Free Ohio CDL General Knowledge Practice Test 2022

You are looking for actual practice for your coming CDL test? So you have come to the right place. Our OH General Knowledge Practice Test has the same questions as the real exam which is based on the Ohio CDL Manual. Our CDL practice test pack covers most of the subject areas on the Ohio General Knowledge Test such as shifting techniques, railroad crossing safety, drunk driving laws, and much more to make you become a safer driver. In addition, each question has a detailed explanation that will help you understand the concept and answer future questions about it correctly. If you don't get the pass right away, don't worry, you can take this practice test an unlimited number of times to make sure you learn all the questions. Our Ohio CDL Practice Test will refine your driving knowledge so you can earn your CDL and start driving on the roads. Let’s take our practice test now!

Our CDL practice tests:
Based on 2022 OH commercial driver's license manual
Full answers + detailed explanations
Perfect for first-time, renewal applicants
OH CDL General Knowledge Test format:
50 questions
40 correct answers to pass
80% passing score
List of questions
1.
The driver is responsible for all of the following except for:
2.
You are driving on a clear night with your low beam lights on. If your headlights let you see about 250 feet ahead of you, you should adjust your speed so that you can stop within about _____ feet.
3.
Which of these is NOT something you should do if your headlights are not working properly?
4.
Which of these statements about using turn signals is true?
5.
Which of these is true about driving in a tunnel?
6.
Placing a phone call while driving:
7.
In cargo securement, what is a 'cleat' defined as?
8.
What is a cab shield?
9.
On what day and time does an 11 hour rule violation occur?
Day 1

Day 2
10.
Which of these is a good thing to remember when crossing or entering traffic with a heavy vehicle?
11.
When road lighting is poor or confusing, you should:
12.
All of the following are requirements for transporting coils with eyes crosswise except:
13.
A stake pocket is:
14.
Which of these is not required knowledge for drivers seeking a hazardous material endorsement?
15.
Option #3 for securing metal coils transported with eyes lengthwise includes all of the following except:
16.
Is the below example a completed 34 hour restart?
Day 1

Day 2

17.
Touching or crossing over a boundary line during the driving exam is considered a(n):
18.
When driving at night, you should:
19.
Based on the following figures, how much fuel can you legally add while remaining legal on the steer axle?

Load rating of steer tires: 6,150 pounds

Percentage of fuel weight to steer axle: 80%

Steer axle weight limit in states you're travelling: 20,000 pounds

Weight Before Fueling: Steer: 11,450, drives: 33,100, gross: 76,700

20.
Why should drivers avoid foreign objects in the road?
21.
All of the following should be part of the engine compartment check except:
22.
All vehicles or drivers must carry:
23.
Specific securement methods are required for boulders that:
24.
"Fully Contained" means:
25.
If you are convicted for driving under the influence while driving a commercial vehicle, and this is your first offense, you most likely will get:
26.
What three distances build up the total stopping distance of your truck or bus?
27.
What are the two most common tandem slider rail hole spacings, and roughly how much weight is transferred per hole?
28.
When turning quickly in an emergency, which of the following applies:
29.
Which of the following is not a reason why loads should be secured?
30.
Whenever possible, a row of metal coils with eyes vertical requires one direct tiedown to secure against rearward movement at what maximum angle?
31.
Should brake adjustment be checked often?
32.
Ways that drinking alcohol can affect the brain include:
33.
Where should the ignition key be during the pre-trip inspection?
34.
A dunnage bag is:
35.
When vehicles towing trailers go into a drive-wheel skid, the trailer can push the towing vehicle sideways, causing a:
36.
What is the WLL of a 1/2-inch Grade 70 tiedown?
37.
If you do not have a CB-radio, what procedure should you follow on an accident scene?
38.
Which of these is the proper signal to change lane?
39.
Specific parts of the CDL driving and skills exam include which of the following?
40.
To adjust driving space to slippery conditions, all of the following are space considerations except:
41.
To determine blood alcohol concentration level for a person, it is necessary to know:
42.
You should stop driving:
43.
Sharp pavement drop-offs:
44.
A driver will generally be required to have a DOT medical card in order to drive which of the following:
45.
What is the minimum WLL of a tiedown used to secure logs?
46.
Products that pose a risk to health, safety
and property during transportation are called:
47.
Within the requirements for concrete pipe, which of these requires specific securement methods?
48.
What is a rub rail?
49.
The maximum number of allowable looks and/or pull-ups on any particular exam exercise is:
50.
Shifting gears on most heavy vehicles using manual transmissions will require: